On this day in 1965, The Rolling Stones were at number 1 in the UK with ’(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction’. This gave the band their 4th UK number 1 single. Keith Richards recorded a rough version of the riff in a Florida hotel room. He ran through it once before falling asleep.
In 1989, New Kids On The Block scored their second US number 1 single with ‘Hangin’ Tough‘. The song was also a number 1 in the UK in 1990. The group also went to number 1 on the US album chart on this day with ‘Hangin Tough’.
In 2007, Taylor Swift released ‘Our Song’; which was the third single from her self-titled debut studio album. It became Swift’s first number 1 single on the Hot Country Songs chart, maintaining the position for six consecutive weeks. The track made Swift the youngest person to single-handedly write and perform a number 1 song on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
The #1 song in the USA on this day in 1995 was
‘I’m Real’ by Jennifer Lopez
Born on this day in 1975, Michael Bublé. Canadian singer, crooner, big band singer and actor. Had the world-wide top 10 album ‘It’s Time ‘in 2005. His album, ‘Call Me Irresponsible‘ was number 1 in 2007.